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. what do you expect from this week's vice presidential debate between joe biden and paul ryan? >> well, i am sure that vice president biden got a phone call from the white house and said you know look, we didn't go after governor romney as much and so you have got to turn up the heat. because the debates are about controlling the ground. whoever is viewed as the one who controls the debate, who is on the offense, i don't necessarily just mean attacking your opponent. governor romney didn't attack the president the entire night. governor romney stayed on his message whoever stays on message will be viewed as the victor. i'm sure that vice president biden has been coached to get back on message and go after paul ryan. how much he will do that we'll see. i'm sure that congressman ryan has been preparing on the policy side and preparing mentally for this. this is the first time he will have been on this stage. i think both men will be very prepared. >> and. >> chris: briefly looking ahead to the next presidential debate on october 16 nine days from now you have to know that obama will be m
to accomplish the other night? >> i think joe biden did what he had to do which get democrats energized again. there was really a sense in all of my conversations both on the trail and also with strategists of kind of upset, a mild panic at the president's performance which seemed tired and listless. democrats were happy to hear joe biden hit all the themes they wanted the president to bring up in his debate. it helped democrats. republicans were offended violently with some of the conversations i had in the way joe biden behaved. it was not a situation in which democrats gained and republicans lost. republicans were just as energized. in the end that means it's a wash for the larger picture. >> you have another presidential debate that is three days away. president obama, people said in the last debate he just didn't bring it. how is he going to prepare for this and what might we see different out of him this go around? >> the important thing for the president, according to his aides is to show that there's a connection between what they say is this kind of duplisity from the romney campaign
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